ECT-induced delirium and further ECT: a case report.


Journal Article

The authors report the occurrence of a severe confusional state (DSM-III delirium) in a patient who received bilateral sinusoidal ECT. Unilateral brief-pulse ECT was then used to successfully treat the patient's depression without the redevelopment of delirium.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Daniel, WF; Weiner, RD; Crovitz, HF; Strong, GB; Christenbury, MM

Published Date

  • July 1, 1983

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 140 / 7

Start / End Page

  • 922 - 924

PubMed ID

  • 6859318

Pubmed Central ID

  • 6859318

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-953X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1176/ajp.140.7.922


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States